Intensive care: Patients' experiences

Interview 17

Age at interview: 30

Brief outline: Has sickle cell anaemia and was experiencing chest pain, which turned out to be pneumonia. Breathing difficulties led to ICU admission and, because of multiple organ failure, spent about 12 days in ICU. Following ICU, spent 2 weeks in general ward.

Background: Occupation: student. Marital status: single. Number of children: no children. Ethnic background: British-African.

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